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Mitchell Trail

 2 votes

2.5 Miles 4.0 Kilometers


Singletrack

1,376' 420 m

Ascent

-6' -2 m

Descent

8,854' 2,699 m

High

7,484' 2,281 m

Low

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

37%

Max Grade (20°)

Unknown

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A significant climb up to Guaje Ridge Trail from town with plenty of switchbacks.

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Description

This trail starts at the parking lot on Arizona St (there are only two parking spaces) then ascends up a short technical climb to Perimeter Trail. From there the trail descends a short way to the canyon bottom and follows the canyon in a gentle climb for about a mile.

From there the trail begins climbing at a serious grade for about 1.5 miles and 1200'. There are multiple switchbacks up this section to the ridgeline, then the trail slacks out a bit before you reach the Guaje Ridge trail. The trail continues past this point down into the bottom of Guaje Canyon, but is not often ridden on this section.

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#11

in Los Alamos

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#11

in Los Alamos

#159

in New Mexico

#6,069

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